Mouse and Mole is a television series based on the series of children's books written by Joyce Dunbar and illustrated by James Mayhew which were first published in 1993.
Featuring beautiful animation and with the voices of Alan Bennett, Imelda Staunton and the late Richard Briers, Mouse and Mole is a sparkling adaptation of the classic children's tales.
If you're a fan of Wind In The Willows then you'll love Mouse and Mole at Christmas Time. A delightful series of heart warming animated tales based on stories by Joyce Dunbar, that are both wise and witty, with an endearing and timeless charm. Mouse and Mole live together in a cottage in the country. Mouse is practical and cheerful while Mole is always getting himself into trouble and needs looking after. The one-off animated tale of Mouse and Mole at Christmas Time, which features performances from some of the country's best loved actors, Alan Bennett, Imelda Staunton and the late Richard Briers, is a beautiful Christmas story about true friendship. In spite of a raucous visitor, it isn't just the fire and radiates a warm glow as the friends set out to enjoy the 12 days of Christmas. Mouse makes a Snowmole for his friend, and Mole dreams that his Snowmole comes to life and takes him to a land where his every wish will be granted whereupon Mole learns that you have to be careful what you wish for! In addition to the Christmas special there are 6 episodes from original series Whiskers Tidying Up Stuff Hip Dip Dip Spectacles A Fresh Start